Staying Safe in Brixton

Listed here are the contact details available to you if you wish to report an issue to the authorities. You can also find these in our leaflet here.

Emergency Services


To call:

• Ambulance – in case of emergency, for anyone that requires immediate medical assistance
• Fire Brigade – in case of emergency, for the purpose of extinguishing fires
• Police – in case of emergency, for life-threatening incidents, someone displaying violence or committing an offence and is still on scene

Non-Emergency Police Reporting


To report:

• A crime that has occurred and the suspect has left
• Crime and anti-social behaviour
• Rough sleeping and begging

NHS Non-Emergency Number


This will connect you to a highly-trained advisor, supported by healthcare professionals that will assess symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical service.

Anti-Terrorism Hotline

0800 789 321

‘If you suspect it, please report it’.

Safer Lambeth Business Partnership

The Safer Lambeth BCRP is there to share intelligence and information of any offenders causing ASB or crime. For more information on the partnership, please email them on Follow Safer Lambeth on Twitter @SaferLambeth.

Brixton BID Police Team

Section-92 Policing – additional dedicated policing funded by Brixton BID.

PC Richard Weaver

07801 984812

PC Jonathan Luckett

07801 984841
For non-emergency calls related to ASB and business crime, contact our dedicated officers directly. Our officers work in shifts that enable them to cover Brixton’s town centre during the day, night and weekends.

Lambeth Council

020 7926 1000

To report:

• Fly-tipping
• Graffiti
• Highway faults
• Illegal street traders
• Missed waste collections
• Overflowing waste bins

Local Police Teams

Depending on where your business is located, contact the relevant Safer Neighbourhood Policing team if you want to share your views about security or anti-social behaviour in the area. They operate in each area in shift patterns, so may not always be available.

Brixton Hill
020 8649 2032

020 8649 2008

020 8721 2774

Tulse Hill
020 8721 2624

Additional Cleaning
Additional street cleaning is taking place on a weekly basis throughout the year. Look out for the Brixton BID-branded scrubbers all around the BID area. As this is a responsive service, if you would like a specific street or area to be cleaned, book a session with us by calling 020 3417 7373 or emailing